David J. Lovell

Associate Professor

1173 Glenn L. Martin Hall, College Park, MD, 20742          Phone: (301) 405-7995           Fax: (301) 405-2585               email:


Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering              Institute for Systems Research          Applied Mathematics & Statistics, and Scientific Computation Program            Engineers Without Borders


David J. Lovell received his B.A. degree in mathematics from Portland State University in 1990, his M.S. degree in Civil Engineering from the

University of California, Berkeley in 1993, and his Ph.D. degree in Civil Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1997.

He has been teaching at the  University of Maryland since 1997. His research interests  include transportation facility design, vehicle technology,

sensors, and air traffic management.  He held a visiting appointment at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology during the 2006-07 academic year.



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Upcoming events of interest:

6th International Conference on Research in Air Transportation

May 26-30, 2014

Istanbul Technical University, Turkey

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ASCE / EWB Global Engineering Conference 2014

October 7-11, 2014

Panama City, Panama

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3rd INFORMS Transportation Science and Logistics Society Workshop

June 30 - July 2, 2014

Loyola University, Chicago, IL

Workshop website

INFORMS Annual Meeting

November 9-12, 2014

San Francisco, CA

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